Accidental Death at Saline Valley Warm Springs

Accidental Death at Saline Valley Warm Springs

January 15, 2021 – DEATH VALLEY, CA – Inyo County Sheriff’s Office and the National Park Service report an accidental death of a man at Saline Valley Warm Springs on December 20, 2020. Donald Vanneman III was a 63-year-old resident of San Francisco. Warm Springs...
Coming Soon: Lone Mountain Trail at Big Bend NP

Coming Soon: Lone Mountain Trail at Big Bend NP

January 20, 2021 – BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TEXAS – Future park visitors will have another opportunity to get up, get out and enjoy the wide-open spaces of Big Bend when work is completed on a new hiking trail next year. The Lone Mountain Trail will...
Temporary Closure to Protect Nesting Falcons at Big Bend NP

Temporary Closure to Protect Nesting Falcons at Big Bend NP

January 14, 2021 – BIG BEND NATIONAL PARK, TX – Beginning February 1st, the National Park Service (NPS) will temporarily close select areas in the Chisos Mountains to protect nesting falcons. In August 1999, the Peregrine falcon was removed from the federal...